Meet the 1503 Property Group Team!

Our mission is to ensure our client’s best interests always come first.

Our founders, Jill & Ruth, are go-getters who know that when professionals collaborate, they can achieve more for their clients. We are a business that raises the bar and sets an example; a company that embodies leadership and excellence in every interaction.

We know how to connect the dots and ensure that all our clients and customers benefit from the network we have established and the loyalty we have earned.

Leveraging the most emergent marketing strategies and technology, 1503 Property Group is more than just a real estate brokerage; it is a partnership committed to connecting our community.

By knowing that every deal made is a win for the team as a whole we base every action and decision on what’s best for:

  1. Our Clients and Customers
  2. Our Company as a whole
  3. Our individual team members

Our Values are simple and they are EVERYTHING:

We seek to listen and understand so that we can respond in a proactive and targeted way.  We persevere to truly understand our clients’ needs in order to deliver maximum value.

We know that we cannot be all things to all people, therefore a team approach is the only effective way to ensure client needs are ALWAYS met, 100% or the time.  We’ve built a team that understands each other and is able to collaborate effectively in order to best serve our clients. From marketing to showing to staging your property, to financial and transactional coordination, we have the right people in the right roles.

We are driven to deliver RESULTS and we know that sometimes getting a deal across the line requires out of the box thinking, big asks and even bigger lifts… we are here to work for you!  Working with urgency, innovation and passion we excel in all markets, particularly fast paced markets, where timing is everything. We won’t sleep until we’ve executed for our clients.

Execution is everything.  We take the time to fully understand our clients’ goals, create a plan for how to achieve those goals and we EXECUTE, always.  We don’t believe in big talk we believe in big action.  We are accountable, all the time, in all ways.

We lead by example, with integrity, at the core of every decision and interaction.  Our role as a fiduciary is the most important role we have, as your representative we promise honesty and full transparency at all times.  This is core to what we do and core to who we are.

Our Vision is to be recognized as the most distinguished brokerage in the Cayman Islands providing OUTSTANDING customer service, 100% of the time.

Meet Our Team

Ruth Gustafsson
Broker/Owner
Ruth Gustafsson
Broker/Owner
Ruth is a seasoned real estate veteran and has been in luxury real estate in the Cayman Islands for more than 15 years.
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Ruth is a seasoned real estate veteran and has been in luxury real estate in the Cayman Islands for more than 15 years. Ruth co-founded 1503 Property Group, as the Broker, with her business partner Jill Davison, after 10 years as a sales executive with the Ritz Carlton Grand Cayman and, subsequently with Christies and Provenance Properties and is proud to have been one of the leading sales executives at both the Ritz Carlton and the Kimpton Seafire Residences in Cayman.

Born in Belize to a British father and Belizean mother, travel has always been an integral part of Ruth’s life. Ruth grew up in Belize and Istanbul, Turkey and finished her education at university in the United Kingdom, graduating with a BA Honors in marketing and tourism. After graduation Ruth continued travelling and has been fortunate to have worked in the United Kingdom, France, and Belize before relocating to Cayman in 2003. Ruth speaks fluent Spanish and has a working knowledge of Turkish, and French. She is accustomed to working with local and international clients alike.

Ruth is married to Chris and they have a daughter. When not working hard with her clients in real estate she enjoys traveling, diving, shopping, skiing and spending time with her family watching her daughter ‘s growing passion for fencing.

Jill Davison
Founder/Owner
Jill Davison
Founder/Owner
In addition to years of real estate sales experience, Jill leverages skills gained from over 15 years in the financial services sector, at VP and Director level, at Goldman Sachs and Credit Suisse.
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In addition to years of real estate sales experience, Jill leverages skills gained from over 15 years in the financial services sector, at VP and Director level, at Goldman Sachs and Credit Suisse. She has built a solid reputation for refreshingly friendly customer care underpinned by responsiveness, consistent communication and a proven ability to ensure a seamless, stress-free transaction. An accomplished and enthusiastic Cayman Islands agent, Jill brings a strategic yet personable approach to the residential buying, selling and renting process.  Utilizing her passion for real estate and sharp attention to detail, she loves to assist buyers in a highly focused search for their new house or investment property and to ensure sellers realize the most value for their investment.Having been raised here, Jill brings a lifetime of Cayman Islands living and a strong background in negotiation to her clients. She happily serves all three of our gorgeous islands and specializes in home buying and selling, investment properties, luxury homes and condos, multi-residential properties and property management. Having been an active investor in Cayman Islands real estate for her entire adult life, Jill has a unique understanding of what it is like to stand in her client ’s shoes. Married to a contractor who specializes in home renovations, she and her family move around often, giving her a firsthand perspective and sensitivity towards her clients’ journey. Jill understands that real estate transactions are among the biggest decisions in a person’s life and views guiding her clients through this process as a true privilege.
Nora Balderamos
Nora Balderamos
Nora was born in San Francisco and grew up as an “army brat” around the world from Hawaii to Germany, with many years spent in the southern United States.
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Nora was born in San Francisco and grew up as an “army brat” around the world from Hawaii to Germany, with many years spent in the southern United States.  Having lived in Cayman now for 15 years, and having received Caymanian Status, Nora understands the unique nature of the island’s economy, society, and real estate market.

As well as professionalism, she brings southern hospitality and charm to the search for the perfect real estate solution.  Having spent many years managing property here in Cayman, Nora is excited to focus on all aspects of the real estate market. Though laid back in her personal life, Nora is obsessive about customer service and has a tenacious work attitude.

Nora loves to travel and meet new people, and, with her husband and two dogs, enjoys running and spending time on the beach.

Isy Walton
Isy Walton
Isy Walton is a 100% client-focused real estate agent who works from a heart-centered perspective to help her clients find the ideal solution for their property needs.
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Isy Walton is a 100% client-focused real estate agent who works from a heart-centered perspective to help her clients find the ideal solution for their property needs. She connects the dots for clients with intelligence, integrity, and analytical insight to make the process as transparent and seamless as possible. Her goal is to be of service to buyers in their search for a perfect new home or next property investment, and to vendors in maximizing the potential in selling their property.

Having bought and sold properties of her own, and has contributed as a writer to local real estate publications, she enjoys active participation in the Cayman Islands real estate market and is able to work with clients from personal experience and a place of understanding.

As your agent you can expect Isy to be diligent and responsive with a huge amount of enthusiasm, drive, and dynamism. She gets things done and she works hard for you to make your property journey as easy and enjoyable as possible.

Shawn Lunt
Shawn Lunt
Shawn was born and raised in the wilds of western Canada. He became a scuba diving instructor joining Club Med as a dive operations manager and director of sports which allowed him to work while traveling the world.
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Shawn was born and raised in the wilds of western Canada. He became a scuba diving instructor joining Club Med as a dive operations manager and director of sports which allowed him to work while traveling the world. As luck would have it, 24 years ago the dive industry brought him to the beautiful Cayman Islands.  

 

Arriving first in Cayman Brac to manage a dive operation Shawn and his wife Jodi made the move to Grand Cayman four years later. They immediately fell in love with the island and all it has to offer and have made it their home. Shawn created a concierge/marine service company with the goal of providing clients with a single point of contact and personalized service excellent.  In 2008 Shawn and Jodi built a clothing boutique from inception to success. Lived experience as a homebuyer and seller has provided Shawn with a unique perspective.  More than three decades of experience in the resort and property management industries and as a successful business owner/operator in the Cayman Islands have prepared Shawn to provide exceptional client centered experience.

Shawn truly understands that buying and selling property represent significant investments of time, energy and resources. He is committed to listening carefully to you and determining your wants and needs. From the initial consultation to closing, Shawn will work with you every step of the way to provide the information you need to make a sound investment decision.

Whether you are looking to make a move to Cayman or just require some sound local real estate advice, Shawn is always available.

A proud husband and father, Shawn loves exploring the beautiful Cayman Islands with his family and friends, swimming and boating in our pristine turquoise waters.

Cristin Alexander
Cristin Alexander
Cristin was born in Grand Cayman into a property management and real estate family and had a blissful childhood growing up with Seven Mile Beach as her backyard.
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Cristin was born in Grand Cayman into a property management and real estate family and had a blissful childhood growing up with Seven Mile Beach as her backyard. She considers her deep connection to, and extensive knowledge of, Cayman to be an invaluable asset to her clients.

Cristin’s core values as a real estate professional are built on trust, expertise and creating meaningful relationships. Her primary goal is to ensure her clients are given an attentive and first-class experience throughout their real estate transactions, whether it is providing support and guidance to a client purchasing their first home or assessing the return for experienced buyers looking for an investment opportunity. Cristin’s strong marketing and communications background also enables her to create effective strategies to connect buyers and sellers.

Cristin was Miss Cayman Islands in 2010. She also proudly represented the country as a national beach volleyball player for many years and enjoyed traveling and competing around the globe. In addition to being an avid traveller, she loves a good foodie experience and has a passion for art and design.

Livia Kwong
Livia Kwong
Livia has been living in Cayman for nearly 20 years. Originally from Canada, born and raised to Chinese parents from Hong Kong. She is fluent in Cantonese and French with an understanding of basic conversational Italian.
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Livia has been living in Cayman for nearly 20 years. Originally from Canada, born and raised to Chinese parents from Hong Kong. She is fluent in Cantonese and French with an understanding of basic conversational Italian.

Being in tourism/hospitality & event management for 27 years made for a smooth transition into a real estate career. She also has been a real estate investor for over the past 10 years, managing her own properties. Liv can execute your vision on searching for a suiting property and guide you through the steps to achieve a smooth transaction. Understanding the market and the buyer’s needs, help with getting your property ready for listing to sell.

Besides having a passion for real estate, Livia also enjoys travelling, cooking, entertaining, staying active, helping others and caring for all animals.

April Cummings
April Cummings
April's passion for the Cayman Islands and desire to showcase its people, lifestyle, and community led her to the real estate industry.
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April's passion for the Cayman Islands and desire to showcase its people, lifestyle, and community led her to the real estate industry. This highly respected, award-winning journalist and presenter loves to share the beauty and vibrancy of life in the Cayman Islands with others. Her skills uniquely position her to connect people and properties ensuring a smooth process. As the founder of Cayman Life TV online and on channel 33 on the Logic Cable System, she is able to market not just properties, but communities and the Cayman Lifestyle. Surrounded by a team of highly experienced agents who know the ins and outs of the Cayman Islands market, April is focused on facilitating a smooth, trouble-free experience.
Nick Sellars
Nick Sellars
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Hariett Lott
Hariett Lott
A native to the Cayman Islands, Harriet grew up in George Town, Grand Cayman and comes from a family with a long history of Construction, Ship Building, Carpenters & Merchants.
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A native to the Cayman Islands, Harriet grew up in George Town, Grand Cayman and comes from a family with a long history of Construction, Ship Building, Carpenters & Merchants.  She is a Graduate from The Cayman Islands High School, Dale Carnegie Management & Sylvia Gill Secretarial College.  After completion of her education and spending 18 months with Royal Bank of Canada, she was offered a position on Cayman Airways for the beginning of the Jet Service for the island & in early January 1972, Harriet left for training in Costa Rica, Central America and trained as a Flight Attendant with LACSA Airlines, returning home to be a part of the Inaugural Flights for many years, she resigned from the airline to manage a family owned Duty Free Retail business and eventually purchased the Downtown Store in 1983.  Spending the next 30+ years as Managing Director for the Duty-Free Retail business, she made a decision in 2014 to fulfill her dream and entered the world of Real Estate.

 

Harriet is a former Miss Cayman Islands (1972) who represented the Cayman Islands in Miss Caribbean & Miss Caribbean Tourism pageants.  After completing her year of responsibilities, she became a part of the organizing committee for the Pageant and was responsible for acquiring the Franchise for both Miss World in 1977 and Miss Universe in 1980 for the Cayman Islands to send a representative annually.  Harriet makes no excuses for her love of the islands she calls home and her desire to ensure that everyone she has the pleasure of meeting, is treated with honesty, respect and equality.

If you are looking to buy or sell real estate and require a Real Estate Advisor with extensive knowledge of the Cayman Islands, Harriet is the advisor for you.  

Colleen Martin
Colleen Martin
Originally from Canada, Colleen moved to the Cayman Islands in 2008 and only planned to staying for 6 months before moving on to explore to world.
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Originally from Canada, Colleen moved to the Cayman Islands in 2008 and only planned to staying for 6 months before moving on to explore to world. Now, 13 years later, she has created a family and roots here with her husband, 4 children and 2 dogs!

With having nearly 10 years experience in the service industry, to then having 10 years experience with the Real Estate industry in Property Management and as a Rental Agent, Colleen has the knowledge, experience and drive to see you through all of your property needs!! Having bought and sold multiple properties she has the experience and know how to assist whether you are looking to sell, looking for an investment property, or your forever home.

Besides having a passion for real estate, Colleen mostly enjoys her spare time making memories with her family and friends, travelling (her fright fo flying doesn’t stop her!), and is passionate about renovations, remodelling, and carpentry.

Bouke Maddock
Bouke Maddock
Bouke (pronounced Bough – ker, or just Mr B) was born and raised in a small village on the outskirts of London, England and has now called Cayman home for over 20 years.
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Bouke (pronounced Bough – ker, or just Mr B) was born and raised in a small village on the outskirts of London, England and has now called Cayman home for over 20 years.

Bouke’s skill as a professional Real Estate Photographer, and now Agent has brought him an insight into the phenomenal homes that we have on island. With his background in both sales and construction, paired with his creative eye, Bouke has a natural ability to see the full potential of any property.

As a husband and father, Bouke is a family man who appreciates that purchasing and selling a home is an important and complex time. As such, he strives to make the right connections with people by understanding their needs and achieving their goals in the simplest way possible…listening.

Christina Rea
Christina Rea
Christina was born and raised in Grand Cayman and as a proud Mother of 4. She loves spending her free time with her family making priceless memories.
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Christina was born and raised in Grand Cayman and as a proud Mother of 4. She loves spending her free time with her family making priceless memories.

Christina has a passion for the Cayman Islands and a passion for real estate. She would love the opportunity to assist you with finding your dream home or piece of land on one of these beautiful islands.  Her reputation has been built on dedication, determination, communication and trust.  Growing up in an extremely entrepreneurial family she started working in customer service and sales as far back as her teenage years so working hard is in her D.N.A. and there’s nothing she loves more than going the extra mile for her clients.

Your needs will be met, your emails and calls will be answered and it doesn’t matter how long it takes and how many properties you see, she will not stop until she finds what you’re looking for.

Anna-Mari Ormond
Anna-Mari Ormond
Anna-Mari Ormond has called the Cayman Islands home for the past seven years and in that time, she has cultivated a love for the community and the beauty of island living. She brings an extensive background in marketing and sales, as well as a passion for real estate to her work at 1503 Property Group.
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Anna-Mari Ormond has called the Cayman Islands  home for the past seven years and in that time, she has cultivated a love for the community and the beauty of island living. She brings an extensive background in marketing and sales, as well as a passion for real estate to her work at 1503 Property Group.

Anna-Mari was born in South Africa and lived for eleven years in Dubai, where she worked as a flight attendant for Emirates Airline and high-level, private clients. Through her work in the United Arab Emirates, she discovered the world of real estate and took advantage of Dubai’s development boom to learn more about the industry.

Anna-Mari studied marketing management at the University of South Africa and did a diploma in Public Relations at the University of Cape Town.  Her work has allowed her to build strong relationships both in the Cayman Islands and abroad.  Anna-Mari arrived at 1503 Property Group brokerage due to her desire to help people, her strong marketing background, and her knowledge and appreciation for real estate.

Anna-Mari prides herself in exceptional customer service and is thorough in executing any project she takes on.  She believes that marrying each client with the right property is the key to building lasting relationships.  The fact that she can do this work in the beautiful Cayman Islands is just a bonus.

During her leisure time, Anna-Mari is a mummy to a gorgeous son. They love to explore and go on adventures together.  She enjoys keeping in touch with friends across the globe. Travel is also still very much in her blood, so when she gets the opportunity, she loves to explore the world.  

Josephine Linton
Josephine Linton
Jo has lived in the Cayman Islands for nearly 15 years. She speaks fluent English, Cantonese and Mandarin and has extensive knowledge of Cayman real estate. She has handled countless rental management, investment and property transactions over the years in the Cayman Islands, Florida and London.
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Jo has lived in the Cayman Islands for nearly 15 years. She speaks fluent English, Cantonese and Mandarin and has extensive knowledge of Cayman real estate. She has handled countless rental management, investment and property transactions over the years in the Cayman Islands, Florida and London. 
 
Jo specialises in helping overseas buyers to purchase property in the Cayman Islands.
Dee Duggan
Dee Duggan
Dee has lived in the Cayman Islands for over 20 years and is a well-known business professional, owning and operating businesses locally and abroad.
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Dee has lived in the Cayman Islands for over 20 years and is a well-known business professional, owning and operating businesses locally and abroad.

Originally from North Carolina, Dee finished her Undergrad in Psychology and moved to Grand Cayman to work as a Scuba Diving Instructor.  She met her husband 2 days after arriving on Island and the rest is history!

What Dee enjoys the most about real estate is meeting people, building lasting relationships with them and sharing her passion of property in the Cayman Islands…the most beautiful place to live, work and play.  It’s very exciting to help people achieve their property dreams in paradise, whether it be to buy, build or sell.  She uses her professional skills of listening, understanding and empathy to help people secure a home that they simply love.

 

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